Brora Harbour

Local Walking Groups:

Community Organisations:

Ulbster looking North


  • Thrumster Estates: B&B, self-catering accommodation, and shooting and stalking holidays, near Wick
  • Puffin Express Tours: Private day-tours of the Highlands, based in Inverness
  • Netherton Farm B&B: Lovely farm B&B with en-suite rooms, on the Black Isle
  • Colourflow-Images: Nature photography specialists, near Helmsdale
  • Seaview Hotel: A family-run hotel near John o’Groats, renowned for its hospitality
  • Patricia Niemann: Goldsmith and designer for gemstones, jewellery and studio glass, Berriedale studio open to visitors
  • Haven House Art: Original Scottish Art by Lisa Weller, located on the Caithness Coast
  • Caithness Seacoast Ltd: What better way to celebrate completing the trail than to ride along the coast in a speedboat, exploring the caves and other features.
  • North Shore Pottery: Award-winning pottery a short walk from the trail in Forse on stage 10.

Other organisations:

Other websites of possible interest:

  • LEJOG Walking Journey PlannerNEW
  • Sinclair Dunnett, an Inverness-based walking and history guide operating in the Highlands, provided this link to a photo slideshow of one of our days walking the JOGT route.
  • Outdoor Highlands Official page of links to Highland long-distance walks including us!
  • Venture North, the tourism web site for Caithness and Sutherland, features photos and short descriptions of the 10 stages of the JOGT from Dornoch to John o’Groats.
  • The North Highland Way